Charles Rennie Mackintosh by Fiona Hackney

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Published by Grange Books in London .

Written in English

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  • Mackintosh, Charles Rennie, -- 1868-1928.,
  • Architecture -- Scotland.

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Book details

StatementFiona and Isla Hackney.
ContributionsHackney, Isla.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22484727M

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